breakups

When it comes to breakups, pain is inevitable, but Humans thinks that suffering is optional.

Teddi Coleman3 months ago
What a Heartbreak Will Do to You
I had a heartbreak recently, with a boy (and I used a boy for a reason, not only to protect his name but another reason why). This boy and I went out a few times (movies, bowling, out to eat, etc... )...
Desert Queen3 months ago
Death of Innocence
Excitement. One word and yet that was all my young body felt as I had been graduated for all of two weeks when you said you needed to speak to me. You were my best friend, the keeper of my secrets, my...
Sydney Galindo3 months ago
Words
"I love you." "Don't be afraid." "I am never leaving you." "You are the only one for me." "You are the love of my life." "I will never hurt you." You have done more than hurt her, you have broken her....
Victoria Nicolova 3 months ago
Red Flags
~When I look back on it I suppose I was looking through Rose Tinted Glasses~ I've never considered myself a naive person. In fact, I'd like to think I'm pretty good at spotting bullshit. But of course...
Claire Bassetti3 months ago
Alone
Alone By: Claire Bassetti She’s 59 years old. She sits on the porch of her 1950 vintage farm house in Virginia. She sits on a rocking chair on the porch. She looks out at the corn stalks surrounding h...
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Sam Schubert3 months ago
Let Me Paint a Picture
Let me paint a picture for you. You’re 18. You are living in an overpriced house on a corner lot in the middle of the city. You moved there to get some distance from your parents. They aren’t bad. The...
Cheyanne Mondloch3 months ago
Be the Lotus of Your Own Life
Sometimes you have to fight to see the beauty in your life. This is my story. Growing up I always watched my mother in many different relationships. Some of them okay, but none of them great. As I gre...
Carly Smith3 months ago
Perspectives
I was in a relationship for two and a half years in high school. Like all relationships, it started out amazing. We would always hang out, we would go out and do stuff, everyone thought we were "relat...
Phoebe Pizer-Lyles3 months ago
Just Leave...
I'm not much of a writer... But I wanted to share my story. Hopefully it may relate to someone who might see themselves in my story and give them courage. It might also help me realise that I'm not th...
Salar Sharif3 months ago
Don't Let Your Happiness Depend on Something You May Lose
The person I thought I was going to marry broke up with me. I am sure that many of us have been through the sentence above. I am sure that many broken hearts tried to fight back for something that was...
Katie Hall3 months ago
Cynicism
There was an ache in her chest, somewhere around where her heart used to be. And not the dull kind of ache you get when you fuck up and know you fucked up. Not the kind of ache you get when you have a...
Gigi M3 months ago
Winter Love
Before I found you, I was lost. Not the, I need my GPS lost. I was spiritually and mentally lost. I didn’t know what I was looking for my life until I met you. As cheesy as it sounds, finding you was ...
Jax Raven3 months ago
Planting Seeds
When you start a new chapter, an adventure, the next significant stage of your life, you start to notice an awful lot. Not only about yourself, but your world in general. Recently I left my partner of...
Janel Ray3 months ago
I Did Love You
"I'll love you to the moon and back!" Yeah, that cheesy line! From that special someone, it used to mean so much to me.. "I love you." Why do we part our lips from each other to say those simple three...
Sarah Warrington3 months ago
Narcissistic Abuse Happens to Men, Too!
It’s important to raise awareness of Narcissistic Abuse, but as we do we need to remember this happens to men too. Below is the story of Craig who still after many years suffers symptoms left behind f...
Kayes Rigsby3 months ago
My Toxicity Ruined My Relationships
I have only myself to blame.
Megan Crawford3 months ago
We Broke Up...
It's over. How do you even begin to wrap your head around that? Regardless of the length of a relationship, having it end is so raw and sad and relieving and terrifying all at once. You always see in ...
Kacie Main3 months ago
Let It Burn
Let it Burn. Oh Usher… how that song has so much more meaning to me after last night. After I watched memory after memory of my past relationships curl up in flames. I spent all day going through my c...